Lost Causes: The Retreat from Classical Liberalism


Economic Theory

A primer on Public Choice Theory

Economic Theory

Nobel Laureate Ronald Coase and Professor Ning Wang examine the extraordinary events that led to China's transformation, from a closed agrarian economy to an invincible manufacturing powerhouse of the global economy.

Deepak Lal tackles the hidden roots of our problems in his new IEA co-published book

Society is cracking. Lurching from economic disaster to social decay, our modern-day life is plagued by sickness. Deepak Lal, world-renowned economist, tackles the hidden roots of our problems in his visionary book Lost Causes, co-published by the IEA.

Providing a completely new framework for socio-economic understanding, Lal challenges the received wisdom with a sure voice and shows how those in power have forgotten to take care of some of the fundamentals of everyday life. From a faltering NHS to the war on drugs, Lal reveals to the world the lost causes in its current malaise.

The IEA is out of stock of this title but it was co-published with Politicos from whom it is still available.